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Duravit: Circle of life

January 2012. In Roombeek, a suburb of Enschede in the Netherlands, 2012Architecten designed a house mainly built out of demolition materials and manufacturing residues. The Villa Welpeloo is a smart example of how the topic of recycling can be developed into a unique and elegant architectural style that is completely open and certainly worth closer [...]

Niseko Village Ranked Number One Ski Resort in Japan

NISEKO, HOKKAIDO, Japan – January 13, 2012 – Niseko Village has been ranked the number one ski resort in Japan by Snow Japan. Voted by ski enthusiasts globally, the award further recognizes Niseko Village as one of the world’s most popular ski destination. Voting was conducted on Snow Japan’s website at www.snowjapan.com where ski-goers ranked [...]


Clover House, a 1960’s architect-designed home, is benefiting from the rewards of Warm Wall by Knauf Marmorit to externally insulate its new extension as part of the re-modelling and re-arrangement of the house to provide for the needs of a growing family. The prestigious house located at the top of Kingston Hill, Surrey, is a [...]

Alumasc Provides Full Rainwater And Drainage Solution For Heritage Project

Alumasc has provided a complete rainwater and drainage solution for the award-winning Marriotts Walk Shopping Centre in Oxfordshire. Located in the town centre of Witney, Marriotts Walk incorporates flagship stores, a cinema, restaurants and 143 new homes. The scheme was designed and built by Simons Group and has recently won the prestigious ‘Sustainable Communities’ Award from [...]

Jane Robbins is a traditionally trained figurative sculptor based in the heart of rural Shropshire

Jane Robbins is a traditionally trained figurative sculptor based in the heart of rural Shropshire. She is passionate about not only the human figure and its celebration in 3D form, but the production of lasting, inspirational sculptures embracing craftsmanship and figurative sculptural skills. Her work is cast in both traditional and contemporary mediums and her [...]

Cinema design re-defined

The new SL range is the result of over 12 years research and development, and utilises the very latest drive unit and crossover technology. The SL range has been subjected to 3 years of intensive testing and design, with 6 months of fine tuning to deliver a truly unique and ground breaking loudspeaker range. The [...]